An implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) is a small electronic device that is implanted in your chest to monitor heart rhythm and detect irregular heartbeats. It is used to monitor and help in regulating life-threatening electrical problems with the heart and cardiac arrhythmias.
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Any condition that affects the structure or proper function of the heart leads to heart disease. There are many different types of heart defects that individuals may face, some of which may be present at birth while others may develop well into adulthood.
Congenital heart disease refers to heart defects which are present at birth. It occurs as a result of structural problems in the heart that are formed during the development process of the cardiovascular system.
Many cases of congenital heart disease do not affect the patient in an adverse way. In fact, many babies with CBD grow into adulthood without experiencing any major symptoms.
Heart disease is one of the most common causes of death in the UAE. It can affect people of all ages and affect their lives in different ways.
At the German Heart Center, we are committed to providing the best cardiological treatment, diagnosis, and preventative care to all communities living in Dubai.
Heart disease in babies is known to affect one in every 100 babies. The term Congenital Heart Defect or CHD is used to describe a range of birth defects that prevent the heart from functioning normally. Babies diagnosed with CHD often require serious treatment.